O'Fallon, Illinois

Description

Job Description:

Leidos has an opening for a Network Support Engineer at Scott Air Force Base, IL.

PROGRAM SUMMARY:Our customer, the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA),provides, operates, and assures command and control of the Defense Information System Network (DISN) services to the warfighter, national leaders and other mission and coalition partners across the department of Defense (DoD) and national security organizations. Our Network Operations Center (NOC) team provides 24x7 global DoD information network (DoDIN) operations and incident management support.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

+ Overall network engineering support for a broad range of programs including planning, designing, programming and evaluating various components of the network.

+ Providing specifications for network architecture, evaluating and recommending new technologies to enhance current capabilities, and performing needs assessments.

+ Utilize systems analysis techniques and procedures, including consulting with users to determine hardware, software or system functional requirements in support of Defense Information Systems Network resources.

+ Design and implement solutions to highly technical problems through testing, documentation, and modification of configuration data on network resources.

+ Operate various types of telecommunications test equipment and bit error rate/cell test sets. (ACTERN / FIREBERD / DIGITAL LIGHTWAVE).

+ Plan, design, and evaluate various components of the network, recommends and implements new technologies to enhance current and future network capabilities.

+ Proactively manage and maintain all network assets. This may include intrusive troubleshooting of wide area networks, servers and routers, local area networks, and switches.

+ Provide engineering support and advanced technical operational support to the Defense Information Systems Network by installing and configuring network systems, diagnosing hardware / software faults, solving technical and applications problems, over the phone, in person, or logging into the device.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

+ Bachelor's degree and less than 2 years overall related experience; specific experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree.

+ Network engineering, problem management, and performance management experience.

+ Knowledge of implementing, administering, performing testing, and analyzing network systems.

+ Understanding of basic telecommunications and information technology terms and technology.

+ Strong written and verbal communications, team building and collaboration skills.

+ Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.

+ Experience with network services (BGP, OSPF, DHCP, DNS, TCP/IP, WAN, VPN, VLAN, VRF, etc) and network appliances (e.g., routers, load balancers, domain name servers, firewalls).

+ DoD 8570 certification at IAT level II, (Security+ CE or equivalent) is required prior to start.

+ Must have an active DoD Secret Security Clearance with eligibility for a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI).

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

+ ITIL certification.

+ DISA Request Fulfillment process and associate documents (TSRs, TSOs, completion reports) and circulars experience.

+ Understanding of Department of Defense, its policies, and hierarchy.

+ Understanding DISA organizational structure and how different elements (DITCO, etc.) contribute to fulfilling mission partner TSR requirements.

+ Network certifications: Cisco Certifications (CCNA, CCNP, etc.), Microsoft certifications (MCSE, etc.), security certifications (Security + CE, CISSP, etc.)

GSMO

External Referral Eligible

Pay Range:Pay Range $50,700.00 - $78,000.00 - $105,300.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

REQNUMBER: R-00088942

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

O'Fallon, Illinois

At Leidos, quality performance means two things:

  1. Satisfying our customers by delivering the products and services they need on time and in budget.
  2. Continuously improving our processes so that our work meets requirements and is done right the first time.

Our proprietary EngineeringEdge® solution gives us a consistent, company-wide approach to planning, designing, developing, and delivering solutions that achieve our customers’ goals. Comprehensive and customizable, EngineeringEdge is based on industry standards and best practices from:

  • CMMI®, the CMMI Institute.
  • Project Management, the Project Management Institute.
  • the International Organization for Standardization (ISO®).
  • the International Council on Systems Engineering/INCOSE Corporation.
  • Electronic Industries Alliance.
  • Our four decades experience on a wide range of programs.

Many Leidos organizations have been able to earn coveted CMMI maturity level 3 and higher, as well as ISO 9001 organizational designations.

In addition, we have our own high standards for ethics and performance.
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What does this mean to our clients? High quality products and services, developed in an environment committed to continuously improving processes and uncompromising ethics.

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